Bits and Pieces - August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015
Rumor has it that Drake and Serena Williams are a couple. Of course, dating Serena has its downside. When they're in the bedroom there's always a judge yelling whether it's in or out.
JUSTIN BIEBER may have something going with Playboy, SI Swimsuit and Victoria's Secret model, Xenia Deli. She appears in his upcoming music video for "What Do You Mean?" and he's said to be introducing her to all his friends. They also did a little canoodling at an L.A. bar where they shared a piano bench as he played for her in front of the crowd. (See here)
MTV has announced the lineup of performers for this Sunday's VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS. Taking the stage will be Pharrell, Demi Lovato, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Tori Kelly, A$AP
Rocky, and Twenty One Pilots, along with previously announced The Weeknd.
The 7th annual LUKE BRYAN Farm Tour will kick off on September 30th in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. On tour with Luke will be Sam Hunt, Chris Janson, the Peach Pickers, Chancie Neal and DJ Rock.
There's good news with Labor Day weekend approaching. The price of gas has dipped below $2 per gallon. The bad news is it's only in 12 states as of now, but more states are expected to follow suit by the time the weekend rolls around. The price drop is because the cost of oil is at its lowest level in over six years. Oil has dipped below $40 per barrel and experts say that if it stays there, it's practically guaranteed that average gas prices will fall below $2 per gallon everywhere by Christmas.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed Michael Vick as a backup quarterback and have placed Bruce Gradkowski on injured reserve.
Dubai roommates, identified only by their initials F.K. and M.Y., recently got into an argument. Police say that F.K. wanted to turn the lights off and go to sleep while M.Y. wanted to stay up and read with the lights on. F.K. turned off the lights and M.Y. turned them back on. This was repeated several times until F.K. turned the lights out on M.Y. permanently by grabbing a knife and stabbing him to death. F.K. is pretty much F.K.'d now as he was arrested on murder charges.
2009: Senator Ted Kennedy died from brain cancer at the age of 77
actress Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly, Bridesmaids) 45